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EyeBuyDirect

EyeBuyDirect

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Reviews

  • Product Quality
    4.1 (9)
  • Return Claim MadeYes (2) · No (8)
  • Shipping
    3.2 (11)
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Lowest Price With "Fast Delivery" . I highly doubt so.

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I placed my order with EBD with the promise of 'Fast shipping', even was charged for 'express postage'. The order is in warehouse where 'The final touches are being added' to my order for last 2 weeks.

Was told that it would arrive before 10th October, and yet here I am looking at the status where it still hasn't been shipped.

Shipping
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeNo
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
Rhea B.
Rhea B.

Writing this on 14th October. No status updates, no tracking info, not surprised.

Rhea B.
Rhea B.

If the order can't be sent this week, please let me know so that I can apply for a refund.

Good service, decent products

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I know there are some negative service reviews on here, but I had the opposite experience. First pair ordered and arrived within a few days, however, I did not like the style. Quoting their return policy to them I was offered a replacement and only charged the difference. The second pair took longer to arrive (couple weeks). The quality of both thee glasses are alright, both frames seemed to have a dry film coating on them, but for the price it is fine.

Product Quality
3/5
Shipping
5/5
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
Matt Chatt
Matt Chatt Sydney, NSW

Products not bad but service is abysmal!

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Product Quality
3/5
Shipping
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
Matt Chatt
Matt Chatt

Thank you for finally processing, it’s just a shame it’s comes down to public criticism to force the issue.

Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
Oli
OliMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 6 reviews
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Keep stuffing up my orders...

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I ordered two pairs of glasses and specifically asked them to use the same script and details of my previous order but that didn't match.

I can read with but can't work on a computer with as the focusing distance is too short.

The previous order was fine (although they sent me the wrong size first) and I don't know why they couldn't match the details this time despite the fact I mentioned it not once but twice while orderinh.

Also it took ages for me to get the glasses and they're obviously cut them in china.

Not happy and although they are cheap and look great I'd rather pay more, buy local and have glasses I can use and wish I gave the money to charity instead

Product Quality
4/5
Shipping
2/5
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
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helena S
helena SGreater Melbourne (Metropolitan), VIC
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Let down big time!

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Shipping
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
Gillian Ward
Gillian WardSouth East Queensland, QLD
  • 3 reviews

Perfect glasses

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After waiting too long for my glasses they finally arrived. I am pleased to say they are great! Very pleased with the frame and the lenses.

Product Quality
5/5
Shipping
5/5

I am really happy with my prescription sunglasses

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The polarised prescription Hanoi frame sunglasses I bought seem to be good and came to less than half the price of what I would have paid in a brand store. They also have an option that they donate a pair for the pair that you buy to kids around the world which I thought was a nice touch. Shipping took about 17 business days, so a bit longer than the 14 business days advertised, but not too long.

Product Quality
5/5
Shipping
3/5
No one
No onePerth, WA
  • 3 reviews
  • 2 likes

Have ordered many times and always happy

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Once they sent me frames which were larger than stated but they let me keep them and order another pair at no extra cost. They have always been good to deal with

Product Quality
4/5
Shipping
4/5
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
Ashlee
Ashlee Mid North Coast, NSW
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Very Happy!

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I ordered one pair or glasses with my new prescription. They came very fast - just over two weeks! Glasses are good quality and I am very happy. Would order again!!

Product Quality
4/5
Shipping
4/5
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Did what they said they would

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Prescription glasses for $40, and delivered when they said they would. Can't ask for more than that. I'm sorry that some other people had bad experiences, but I've got no complaints

Product Quality
4/5
Shipping
4/5
Covid19
Covid19Sydney, NSW

Waiting on reply

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Due to the covid19 pandemic/epidemic I am aware of late notice replies: hope of saving through coupon money transfer and refunds of monies still awaiting reply...

Please do not hesitate to contact me as soon ASAP

Customer

Incentivised Review No
Return Claim MadeYes
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
Rory
RoryGreat Southern, WA
  • 5 reviews
  • 3 likes

Very good glasses

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We ordered 2 pairs and both came to rural WA in 8 days.
Optometrists take longer than that and twice the price. We ordered glasses with progressive and transitional lenses, and they are very good quality lenses.

The one pair did need adjusting but instructions were included. Warming the frame in hot water and a bit of bending made a much better fit.

The website is easy to use and able to use the site to try on many glasses by uploading a picture.
We'll use this site again

Product Quality
5/5
Shipping
5/5
Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct
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Tyler T
Tyler TOakleigh East
  • 5 reviews
  • 2 likes

Shipping problems

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Bought some glasses, they shipped. But they didn't put my unit on the address even though it was specified on my account. Anyway so there was some screw ups with aus post and the glasses never came and so I contacted Eyebuy and they offered a replacement. All this was fine. Except this time I specifically sent them my address through email to them. Guess what. No damn unit number again. So now I'm waiting to see if these ones even show up. Get your stuff together seriously.

Karen
Karen
  • 3 reviews

Good quality for the price

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Ive purchased a couple of pairs. Sunglasses and progressive. Service was excellent, email follow up and even received a phone call because of pair that went missing in the post. They couldnt help enough. The quality of the frames I found good for their prices, web site is easy to order and email communication was excellent. If the glasses arent right you have the option to change styles and they will send you out another pair and tell you to keep the first pair - donate them......

Vovos
VovosIllawarra, NSW
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 like

Get what you pay for cheap price cheap quality.

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I liked the website userbility. Ive had my glasses now for under a year now. They aren’t the best quality. Hair gets caught in the frame hinges, that needs tightening from time to time, and the lenses anti scratch lasted 6 months, also I had one of the nose pads fall off which I replaced. But on the plus side, it’s really cheap. Could get four pairs for the price of one. That would last you 2 years.
In a nut shell, Id just go to your local shop and get one if you don’t like the high turnover, but if you are strapped for cash then its an ok alternative. 2.5 stars

Questions & Answers

Gilded W.
Gilded W.asked

I have noticed a lot of people saying they have had longer than advertised waits for their order. I was considering making an order, but would like to know how long the actual wait times have been.

How long did they tell you it would take for your order to arrive? Did it arrive? What was the actual length of time it took?

4 answers
Mona
Mona

2-3 weeks normally and I order them yearly. But with covid, around a month. It's more due to Auspost delays though as I can see my current package just sitting there for 2 weeks now.

Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct

Hi Maam / Sir,

Greetings from EyeBuyDirect.

We are delighted to know that you've found the style that you like in EyeBuyDirect.

First, we make sure that the glasses will pass the highest quality standard since your satisfaction is our top priority.
It normally takes the order to be delivered within 7-14 business days including the processing of lenses.
We encounter no delays recently, even if there is any delay, we make sure to inform our customers ahead of time.

Second, please be informed that we offer an online tracking system for our customers to track the package. On top of that, we are available 24/7 to support you. And yes, that includes the holidays.

As a courtesy, please accept this code VIP30 discount code for your new purchase. Just enter the code upon check out to knock down 30% on your whole order.

* Applicable only to frames $15 or more and cannot be on sale.
* Offer subject to adjustment due to modifications, returns, cancellations, and exchanges.
* Maximum 6 frames per order.
* Offer cannot be combined with any other coupons or discounts.
* Offer may not be used on Ray-Ban and Oakley frames.
* Offer can only be used once a year.

Thank you and have a great day!

Alice

EyeBuyDirect Customer Care

Taylah
Taylah

I ordered Aug 30th 2021 and was told it would arrive by the 9th of September, they came on September 21st. The reason they came so late was because they were not cleared for shipping for over 2 weeks, the delivery company delivered it within 2 days of receiving it so it wasn't a fault with the delivery company it was with them.

isa
isaasked

This is my tracking number AU49031083 which was ordered on 22 /12/2020. Just want to know where is the parcel even with the Covid 19 delays.

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Eye Buy Direct
Alice T.Eye Buy Direct

Hi Isabella,

Greetings from EyeBuyDirect.

In regards to your order, it has been shipped via AU POST EXPRESS POST EPARCEL on 2021-01-04 12:00:00
Your tracking number is NRL2038939010825
Upon checking, it was delivered to your on file address on January 5th.

Feel free to let us know if you have any question. Thank you.

BR,

EyeBuyDirect Customer Care Team

Joshua H.
Joshua H.asked

Hi can My girlfriend(Star)wear my prescription glasses, and can i wear stars reading glasses?

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